Work at the Forest Lodge Library!

The Forest Lodge Library in Cable, WI will soon have a part-time position available for a Library Aide. (12-13 hours per week.) Willingness and ability to work weekends is required as currently available hours are on Friday and Saturday.  For more information please contact Library Director Kristine Lendved at 715-798-3189: klendved@cable.wislib.org    or visit library…

Poems from the April 2021 Poetry Challenge

The poetry prompt for the first week in April (with bonus days April 1-3) which was, coincidentally, National Library Week was: The library, because… Here are the poems that were submitted! Unstuck by Jeanine Evenson I’m stuck. First a broken world, now a fractured body. Going nowhere fast. So I send C (on his bike!)…

Bayfield County SAVE TO GIVE Challenge

SAVE TO GIVE is a program designed to help YOU save energy…and money…at home which will help our County and our community compile points to raise money for nonprofits in Bayfield County. The Cable/Namakagon recipient of these funds will be the Katie Flowers Endowment on behalf of the Library Expansion Project! The more energy you…

The Door Opens!

We are so VERY happy to report that we will be re-opening the library for patron entry on Monday, March 1st. Hours that we are open will still be limited and protocols will be in place, but, we will be so happy to see you again and talk of books and movies and all the…

What’s the What?

  Saying it’s election season is practically the same as saying it’s misinformation season. Candidates WANT you to believe the best of them and the worst of their rival…and, shocking, we know, are not always scrupulous about adhering to the strict truth to market their message. But you, YOU can do better! Here’s another shocker:…

Hey, I already brought that back!

Sometimes it feels like a convenience, other times, not so much. Our library system will send you an email advising you that an item you had checked out is about to be due. You think, “Wait a minute! I already returned that!” Just so you know…until we hear otherwise, we will continue to quarantine returned…